Essays about: "modular units"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words modular units.

  1. 1. Modular Sound Absorbing Unit : A system solution for implementation of noise abatement appliance in indoor environments

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : William Odevik; Viktor Wästersved Nyberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Noise; Sound Absorber; Modular; Novel Materials; Buller; Ljudabsorbent; Modulär; Okonventionellt Material;

    Abstract : There is a rising concern about the effects of noise on human health. The noise from our technologies and comforts that evokes a negative physiological response as a response, effects like cardiovascular disease, cognitive and hearing impairments are all examples of critical health results stemming from prolonged noise exposure (WHO, 2004 & 2018). READ MORE

  2. 2. A Modular Shared Home : Approaching affordable housing through sharing habits and modularity

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Elnaz Heshmati; [2020]
    Keywords : Population growth; Mobile society; Unaffordable housing system; Shared living concept; Metabolic philosophy; Modular architecture;

    Abstract : The world’s population is increasing and every day, more people are coming to the cities. People are constantly relocating their houses for meeting their needs. READ MORE

  3. 3. The High Garden : An architectural exploration on how to integrate vertical farming and modular architecture inside city centres

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Farid Abbasi; [2020]
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    Abstract : The state of the world is changing. By 2050, The earth’s population will increase by 3 billion and building sector is asked to construct 3 billion new housing units inside urban centres. Since one of the fundamental needs is food, agriculture sector also needs to adjust itself to this growing number of people. READ MORE

  4. 4. Measuring environmental impact in humanitarian operations : A case study of an emergency response unit for water treatment and supply from a life cycle perspective

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Klara Berggren Klara; [2020]
    Keywords : Environment; Environmental impact; Life cycle assessment; Humanitarian sector; Humanitarian operations; WaSH;

    Abstract : Increased extreme weather events caused by climate change and other environmental impacts, are affecting already vulnerable people predominantly. These are populations with the least resilience to disasters. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainable Neighbourhood Design in Jakobsgårdarna, Borlänge

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Suheyla Turk; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable neighborhood design; modular units; energy efficiency; affordable housing; Borlänge; Sweden;

    Abstract : Energy efficient houses benefit communities not only to provide renewable energy shares and generating surplus electricity supporting local economic development. Also, residents in energy efficient houses have less energy usage that reduces household budget expenses. READ MORE